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Deven

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11k
in the U.S.
since 1880
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115
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in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Deven

"Deven" is a name of Indian (Sanskrit) origin, and it means "Like a God". It's a name commonly given to both boys and girls.

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Notable Persons Named Deven

Deven Bhojani is an actor, film director, comedian, and director. His ongoing career started in 1987. Deven was born in Mumbai.

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Deven Varma was an actor. Deven was born on October 23rd, 1937 in Pune. He breathed his last breath on December 2nd, 2014.

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Deven Green is a comedienne. Deven was born in 31 in Thompson, Manitoba.

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Deven Marrero is an athlete for the Boston Red Sox. Deven was born on August 25th, 1990 in Davie, Florida.

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Deven Sharma is a president of standard & poor's, standard & poor's, and president ofstandard & poor's. Deven was born in 1956 in Dhanbad.

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Deven was born on June 1st, 1981 in Punxsutawney, Pennsylvania. Deven is also known as William Lester Franz Jr..

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Deven

Chimbu Deven is a film director, screenwriter, and director. His most notable accomplishments were from 2006 to present. Chimbu was born in Madurai, Tamil Nadu, India.

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She was most active from 20 to 20. Mandy was born on March 23rd, 1980 in Athens, Georgia.

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How popular is the baby name Deven in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1954 5 0 5
1955 9 0 9
1956 6 0 6
1957 12 7 5
1960 12 0 12
1961 11 0 11
1962 9 0 9
1963 11 0 11
1964 16 0 16
1965 25 6 19
1966 16 0 16
1967 27 5 22
1968 33 8 25
1969 29 8 21
1970 29 11 18
1971 28 0 28
1972 21 5 16
1973 37 11 26
1974 33 9 24
1975 34 7 27
1976 26 0 26
1977 53 13 40
1978 135 76 59
1979 98 60 38
1980 97 49 48
1981 61 28 33
1982 66 29 37
1983 122 39 83
1984 124 33 91
1985 106 18 88
1986 117 30 87
1987 167 35 132
1988 157 16 141
1989 185 27 158
1990 256 61 195
1991 290 73 217
1992 339 48 291
1993 341 51 290
1994 346 44 302
1995 391 40 351
1996 416 61 355
1997 434 43 391
1998 471 27 444
1999 506 42 464
2000 531 40 491
2001 497 32 465
2002 478 31 447
2003 505 27 478
2004 499 20 479
2005 476 20 456
2006 407 14 393
2007 375 16 359
2008 360 11 349
2009 370 17 353
2010 274 13 261
2011 246 15 231
2012 201 9 192
2013 183 9 174
2014 141 0 141
2015 117 9 108
2016 96 0 96

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Popularity of Deven as a first name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Deven U.S.
  White 62.61% 64.26%
  African American 6.09% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 4.35% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.00% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 24.35% 16.26%

Of Last Name Deven

People with the last name Deven are most frequently White or Hispanic or Latino

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Fun Facts about the name Deven

  • How Popular is the name Deven? Deven is the 2,283rd most popular name of all time. As a last name Deven was the 144,141st most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Deven have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2016, the Social Security Administration has recorded 11,463 babies born with the first name Deven in the United States. That's more than enough people named Deven to occupy the country of Tuvalu with an estimated population of 10,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Deven? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1954 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Deven first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Deven is Thursday, April 7th, 1921.
  • What year had the most people named Deven born? The highest recorded use of the first name Deven was in 2000 with a total of 491 babies.
  • Random Deven Factoid: According to the 2006 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Deven is not a popular baby boy's name in Michigan. Imagine that, only 14 babies in Michigan have the same name as you in 2006.
  • Weird things about the name Deven: Your name in reverse order is Neved. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Nevde. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Deven? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 115 people with the last name Deven.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Deven? Deven is one of the most unique last names recorded.

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).
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